Religious and spiritual poem, read by the aspiring poet (Peter Menkin) and whose text appears on his personal website (http://www.petermenkin.com ). The work is the result of a series of journal entries written at Christmas time. The prose poem, called experimental by the writer, talks of visions of God, and visions of spiritual things, as well as visions of the San Francisco skyline.
These words from the poem:
"Visions of Godâs presence
Prose poem written Christmas 1999
An Interlude, an Invitation to Further Reflection.
THIS IS AN ARTICLE IN POETIC FORM OF THE PASSION BIRTH AS PAGEANT
DISPLAYED IN WRITING ON THE SKY BY THE HORIZON. EARLY LIGHT JUST BEGUN.
AWAKEN SLEEPER. PLEASE DO, DO THE INVITATION SPEAKS.
Some notes of Advent through Epiphany, with the Star in the South ever bright before dawn.
On a journey, and in search of the living God in Christ.
Seeking the Glory of God revealed in the morning as
a vigil and journal in Chronicle of light where the
hidden sight of the Almighty is passing by with celestial ever-present burning bright pleasure in Grace.
This is the American scene, here in the West
above the waters. The clouds above and yet this violet
and purple so immense as to bring fear, and an awe.
âMy ways are not your ways.â "
The ride by from Marin County to San Francisco in the early morning is "chronicled" while taking the Larkspur, California ferry to San Francisco.